Strangers on the Internet

Want the academic take on dating in the modern world? Legal scholar Irina Manta and psychologist Michelle Lange bring you the latest on how to swipe your way through dating apps, find love, navigate complex relationships, and avoid narcissists and other predators. Come learn about cutting-edge research and find out how to make online dating work for YOU!

Irina Manta

Irina Manta is a NYC-based law professor turned dating app expert. Her writings on this and other topics have appeared in the Washington Post, Scientific American, USA Today, Chicago Tribune, Salon, Huffington Post, International Business Times, Yahoo! News, and many other publications. She has also discussed dating app issues on international media outlets such as CBC Radio and CJAD800 in Canada, Channel 4 News in the United Kingdom, and RTE Ireland.

Michelle Lange

Michelle Lange is a Clinical Psychologist in private practice and professor of Psychology. In her work as a therapist, she works regularly with clients on achieving personal and relationship goals. As the founder and Executive Director of the nonprofit organization Pay It For Her, Michelle is especially devoted to supporting women through paying forward small acts of kindness.